Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Pastor who believes "Africans are descended from an ancestral curse" and "AIDs is a gay cancer" is chosen president of Commission on Human Rights and Minorities

 Deputy/pastor Marco Feliciano elected president of Commission on Human Rights and Minorities After protests from members of the PT (Partido dos Trabalhores or Workers’ Party) and PSOL (Partido Socialismo e Liberdade … Continue reading

March 11, 2013 · 1 Comment

402 reported cases of racism in Carnaval of Salvador, Bahia, an 80% black city. Deputy mayor: "Salvador is indeed a racist city"

  Although Carnaval is generally looked upon as a time of joy, revelry and celebration, as this site and key black activists have pointed out, what  happens  during  Carnaval is  simply  a  representation … Continue reading

February 15, 2013 · Leave a comment